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Old 07-31-2019, 11:10 PM
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Are we running in reverse?
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Yeah I think Gerry is because he probably only has a RH boring bar. On occasion I have mounted a boring bar on the back side of the toolpost when I've got something fairly large diameter to turn. I did spend the extra bucks and buy a LH bar so I don't have to run the tool upside down...
Yeah, you're right. I can swing 13.5 and that tail pulley is 12.5"
I had to be creative.
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Old 08-01-2019, 12:05 AM
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Yeah, you're right. I can swing 13.5 and that tail pulley is 12.5"

I had to be creative.


Being creative means that you put more $$ in your pocket at the end of the day, IMO. Nice job Gerry.


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Old 08-01-2019, 04:54 AM
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Plus the chips fly down, instead of in your eyes. I need to put that one in the ol Noggin.


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Old 08-01-2019, 07:06 AM
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The feedback is that the plate valve was a success, and they sent over some machining work to do.
Good deal. Glad to hear it worked out okay.
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Old 08-01-2019, 02:04 PM
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Looks good Iron man (Gerry)
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